Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WORLD WAR

And the generation born after the Second World War has come of age.

That is to say, it was no more of a miracle than hundreds of similar cases in the World War.

It came into use in the Second World War of 1950 or thereabouts.

The World War was conceived in greed and will be consummated in justice.

Napoleon is the only man who has waged a world war in the world as we know it to-day.

The World War has been an awakening in this as in other directions.

He allowed the Germans to use him in bringing on the world war.

At the time of the delivery of this speech Europe was in the throes of the World War.

And so it remained up to the outbreak of the world war in 1914.

What will be the influence of this world war upon rural life?